Anybody amuses me for once. A new acquaintance is like a new book. I prefer it, even if bad, to a classic.
Friends and acquaintances are the surest passport to fortune.
Friendship is love without his wings!
True friends ... face in the same direction, toward common projects, interests, goals.
Woman is not made to be the admiration of all, but the happiness of one.
If you go out looking for friends, you're going to find they are very scarce. If you go out to be a friend, you'll find them everywhere.
A man should never neglect his family for business.
Promise me you'll always remember: You're braver than you believe, and stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.
Friends are as companions on a journey, who ought to aid each other to persevere in the road to a happier life.
Real friends stab you in the front.
I must study politics and war that my sons may have liberty to study mathematics and philosophy.
You don't choose your family. They are God's gift to you, as you are to them.
Friendship is nothing else than an accord in all things, human and divine, conjoined with mutual goodwill and affection.
Loyalty is what we seek in friendship.
Friends are God's way of apologizing for your family.
In the sweetness of friendship let there be laughter, and sharing of pleasures. For in the dew of little things the heart finds its morning and is refreshed.
Friendship with oneself is all-important, because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else.
A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself.
I love the friends I have gathered together on this thin raft...
Between friends there is no need of justice.
Let there be no purpose in friendship save the deepening of the spirit.